Baruch S Blumberg, MD, PhD

Baruch S Blumberg, MD, PhD

Publications 1960-1969

33.      Blumberg, B. S., Allison, A. C. and Garry, B. The haptoglobins, hemoglobins and serum proteins of the Alaskan fur seal, ground squirrel and marmot. J. Cell. and Comp. Physiol. v55 p61-71, 1960 .PDF version
  
34.      Blumberg, B. S. and Robbins, J. Thyroxine-serum protein complexes: single dimension gel and paper electrophoresis studies. Endocrinology v67 p368-378, 1960.
  
35.      Blumberg, B. S. Biochemical polymorphisms in animals: haptoglobins and transferrins. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. v104 p25-28, 1960.

36.      Blumberg, B. S. Genetics and rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis and Rheumat. v3 p178-185, 1960.
  
37.      Conard, R. A., Meyer, L. M., Sutow., W. W., Blumberg, B. S., Lowery, A., Cohn, S. H., Lewis, W. H., Jr., Hollingsworth, J. W. and Lyon, H. W. Medical survey of Rongelap people five and six years after exposure to fallout. Brookhaven National Laboratory, September 1960 p25-27, 1960.
  
38.      Blumberg, B. S. and Conard, R. A. A note on the vegetation of the northern islets of Rongelap Atoll, Marshall Islands, March 1959. Brookhaven National Laboratory, September 1960 p85-86, 1960.
  
39.      Conard, R. A., Meyer, L. M., Sutow, W. W., Blumberg, B. S., Lowery, A., Cohn, S. H., Lewis, W. H., Jr., Hollingsworth, J. W. and Lyon, H. W. Medical status of Marshall Islanders in 1959, five years after exposure to fallout radiation. Nuclear Medicine v1 p314-330, 1960. PDF version

40.      Blumberg, B. S. The history of arthritis and rheumatism. Arthritis and Rheumat. v3 p421-422, 1960.
  
41.      Blumberg, B. S., Farer, L., Rall, J. E. and Robbins, J. Thyroxine-serum protein complexes: two-dimension gel and paper electrophoresis studies. Endocrinology v68 p25-35, 1961.

42.      Blumberg, B. S., Bloch, K. J., Black, R. L. and Dotter, C. A study of the prevalence of arthritis in Alaskan Eskimos. Arthritis and Rheumat. v4 p325-341, 1961.
  
43.      Allison, A. C. and Blumberg, B. S. An isoprecipitation reaction distinguishing human serum protein types. Lancet v1 p634-637, 1961.
  
43a.    Blumberg, B. S. The bearing of genetics and epidemology on social and cultural aspects of arthritis. Public Health News v42 p302-305, 1961.
  
44.      Blumberg, B. S. and Gentile, Z. Haptoglobins and transferrins of two tropical populations. Nature v189 p897-899, 1961.
  
45.      Blumberg, B. S. and Sokoloff, L. Coalescence of caudal vertebrae in the giant dinosaur Diplodocus. Arthritis and Rheumat. v4 p592-601, 1961.
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46.      Blumberg, B. S., Ikin, E. W. and Mourant, A. E. The blood groups of the pastoral Fulani of northern Nigeria and the Yoruba of western Nigeria. Am J. Phys. Anthropol. v19 p195-201, 1961.
  
47.      Blumberg, B. S. and Warren, L. The effect of sialidase on transferrins and other serum proteins. Biochim. Biophys. Acta v50 p90-101, 1961.

47a.    Boucot, Katharine R. Baruch S. Blumberg. Arch. Environmental Health 3 p8-9, 1961.

48.      Blumberg, B. S. Inherited susceptibility to disease: Its relation to environment. Arch. Environ. Health v3 p612-636, 1961.
  
49.      Steinberg, A. G., Stauffer, R., Blumberg, B. S. and Fudenberg, H. Gm phenotypes and genotypes in U.S. Whites and Negroes; in American Indians and Eskimos; in Africans; and in Micronesians. Am. J. Hum. Genet. v13 p205-213, 1961.
  
50.      Blumberg, B. S. and Gartler, S. M. The urinary excretion of beta-amino-isobutyric acid in Pacific populations. Hum. Biol. v33 p355-362, 1961.
  
51.      Dublin, T. D. and Blumberg, B. S. An epidemiologic approach to inherited disease susceptibility. Public Health Rept. v76 p499-505, 1961.
  
52.      Blumberg, B. S. and Robbins, J. Thryoxine-serum protein complexes. In Advances in Thyroid Res. Pitt-Rivers, R. (Ed.) v2 p461-465, 1961.
  
53.      Blumberg, B. S. and Allison, A. C. Studies on the isoprecipitin-determined human serum polymorphism. In Proc. 2nd Intern. Congr. Human Genet. (Rome) p733-736, 1961.

54.      Blumberg, B. S., Dray, S. and Robinson, J. C. Antigen polymorphism of a low-density beta-lipoprotein. Allotypy in human serum. Nature v194 p656-658, 1962.
  
55.      Farer, L. S., Robbins, J., Blumberg, B. S. and Rall, J. E. Thyroxine-serum protein complexes in various animals. Endocrinology v70 p686-696, 1962.
  
56.      Farer, L. S., Robbins, J. and Blumberg, B. S. Electrophoresis of thyroxine in protein-free solutions and in sera deficient in binding proteins. Endocrinology v70 p679-685, 1962.
  
57.      Blumberg, B. S., Bernanke, D. and Allison, A. C. A human lipoprotein polymorphism. J. Clin. Invest. v41 p1936-1944, 1962.
  
58.      Robinson, J. C., Blumberg, B. S. and Pierce, J. E. Studies on inherited variants of blood proteins. I. Two dimensional electrophoretic analysis of chromatographic fractions of serum proteins. J. Lab. Clin. Med. v60 p468-477, 1962.
  
59.      Blumberg, B. S. Haptoglobin. In McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Yearbook. McGraw-Hill, New York p254-256, 1962.
  
60.      Blumberg, B. S. Book Review--Recent Advances in Human Genetics. Human Biol. v34 p172-174, 1962.
  
61.      Barnicot, N. A., Allison, A. C., Blumberg, B. S., Delyannis, G., Krimbas, C. and Ballas, A. Haemoglobin types in Greek populations. Ann. Human Genet. v26 p229-236, 1963.
  
62.      Allison, A. C., Askonas, B. A., Barnicot, N. A., Blumberg, B. S. and Krimbas, C. Deficiency of erythroctyte glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in Greek populations. Ann. Human Genet. v26 p237-242, 1963.

63.      Blumberg, B. S. Iso-antibodies in humans against inherited serum low density beta-lipoproteins, the Ag system. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. v103 p1052-1057, 1963.

63a.    Blumberg, B. S. Haptoglobins and malaria. In Proc. 7th Int. Congresses on Trop. Med. and Malaria v5 p72-73, 1964.
  
64.      Blumberg, B. S. and Riddell, N. M. Inherited antigenic differences in human serum beta-lipoproteins. A second antiserum. J. Clin. Invest. v42 p867-875, 1963.
  
65.      Blumberg, B. S., Kuvin, S. F., Robinson, J. C., Teitelbaum, J. M. and Contacos, R. G. Alterations in haptoglobin levels. J. Am. Med. Assoc. v184 p1021-1023, 1963.
  
66.      Robinson, J. C., Blumberg, B. S., Pierce, J. E., Cooper, A. J. and Hames, C. G.  Studies on the inherited variants of blood proteins. II. Familial segregation of transferrin B1-2B2. J. Lab. Clin. Med. v62 p762-765, 1963.

67.      Cooper, A. J., Blumberg, B. S., Workman, P. L. and McDonough, J. R. Biochemical polymorphic traits in a U.S. White and Negro population. Am. J. Human Genet. v15 p420-428, 1963.
  
68.      Workman, P. L., Blumberg, B. S. and Cooper, A. J. Selection, gene-migration, and polymorphic stability in a U.S. White and Negro population. Am. J. Human Genet. v15 p429-437, 1963.
  
69.      Blumberg, B. S. Polymorphisms of the human serum proteins and other biological systems. In  The Genetics of Migrant and Isolate populations. Goldschmidt, E. (Ed.) Williams and Wilkins p20-26, 1963.
  
70.      Blumberg, B. S. Clinical significance of serum haptoglobins. In Hemoglobin: Its Precursors and Metabolites. Sunderman, F. W. and Sunderman, F. W., Jr. (Eds.) Lippincott, Philadelphia p318-324, 1964.
  
71.      Blumberg, B. S., Bunim, J. J., Calkins, E., Pirani, C. L. and Zvaifler, N. J. ARA Nomenclature and Classification of Arthritis and Rheumatism (Tentative). Arthritis and Rheumat. v7 p93-97, 1964.
  
72.      Blumberg, B. S., Bunim, J. J., Calkins, E., Pirani, C. L. and Zvaifler, N. J. Nomenclature and classification of arthritis and rheumatism (Tentative) accepted by the American Rheumatism Association. Bull. Rheumatic Diseases v14 p339-340, 1964.
  
73.      Blumberg, B. S. Polymorphisms of serum proteins and the development of iso-precipitins in transfused patients.  Bull. N.Y. Acad. Med. v40 p377-386, 1964.
  
74.      Blumberg, B. S., Alter, H. J., Riddell, N. M. and Erlandson, M. Multiple antigenic specificities of serum lipoproteins detected with sera of transfused patients. Vox Sanguinis v9 p128-145, 1964.
  
75.      Blumberg, B. S., Workman, P. L. and Hirschfeld, J. Gamma-globulin, group specific, and lipoprotein groups in a U. S. White and Negro population. Nature v202 p561-563, 1964.
  
76.      Hirschfeld, J., Blumberg, B. S. and Allison, A. C. Relationship of human anti-lipoprotein allotypic sera. Nature v202 p706-707, 1964.
  
77.      Blumberg, B. S. Goiter in Gandhara. A representation in a 2nd to 3rd century A.D. frieze. J. Am. Med. Assoc. v189 p1006-1012, 1964.
  
78.      Blumberg, B. S. Genetic variation of human serum proteins. In Serum Proteins and the Disproteinemias. Sunderman, F. W. and Sunderman, F. W., Jr. (Eds.) Lippincott, Philadelphia p27-35, 1964.

79.      Blumberg, B. S., Martin, J. R., Allen, F. H., Jr., Weiner, J. L., Vetogliano, E. M., Cooke, A. Blood groups of the Naskapi and Montagnais Indians of Schefferville, Quebec. Human Biol. v36 p263-272, 1964.

80.      Blumberg, B. S., Murray, R. F., Jr., Allison, A. C., Barnicot, N. A., Hirschfeld, J. and Krimbas, C. Serum protein polymorphisms in Greek populations. Ann. Hum. Genet., Lond. v28 p189-194, 1964.

81.      Murray, R. F., Jr., Robinson, J. C., Blumberg, B. S. A new variant of transferrin from Greece. Nature v204 p382-383, 1964.
  
82.      Blumberg, B. S. Factores hereditarios en relacion con el cancer de utero. Union Internacional Contra el Cancer. Simposium sobre Epidemiologia del Carcinoma del Utero, Mexico 3-7 February 1964. p126-133. Also, English translation on tissue onionskin.
  
83.      Blumberg, B. S., Mishell, B. G. and Visnich, S.  Inherited antigenic differences in serum beta-lipoproteins in relation to coronary artery diseases and diabetes. In Genetics and the Epidemology of Chronic Diseases. A Symposium, June 17-19, 1963. Neel, J. V., Shaw, M. W., and Schull, W. J. (Eds.) Public Health Service Publication No. 1163, p279-291, 1965.
  
84.      Blumberg, B. S., Alter, H. J. and Visnich, S. A "new" antigen in leukemia sera. J. Am. Med. Assoc. v191 p541-546, 1965. PDF version

85.      Blumberg, B. S. Differences in the frequency of disease in different populations. Annual Review of Medicine v16 p387-404, 1965.
  
86.      Allison, A. C. and Blumberg, B. S. Serum lipoprotein allotypes in man. In Progress in Medical Genetics. Steinberg, A. G. and Bearn, A. G. (Eds.) Grune and Stratton, New York and London p176-201, 1965.

87.      Blumberg, B. S. Inherited serum protein variants with emphasis on isoprecipitins and the beta lipoproteins. Vox Sang. v10 p366-368, 1965.
  
88.      Blumberg, B. S. Heredity of gout and hyperuricemia. Arthritis and Rheumatism v8 p627-647, 1965.

89.      Blumberg, B. S. Leprosy research through genetics. Intern. J. Leprosy v33 p739-743, 1965.
  
90.      Murray, R. F., Jr. and Blumberg, B. S. Precipitin activity in the sera of patients with deficiency of beta-lipoproteins (acanthocytosis). Nature v208 p357-359, 1965.
  
91.      Robinson, J. C., Pierce, J. E. and Blumberg, B. S. The serum alkaline phosphatase of pregnancy. Am. J. Obstet. and Gynecol. v94 p559-565, 1966.
 

92.      Melartin, L. and Blumberg, B. S. Albumin Naskapi: A new variant of serum albumin. Science v153 p1664-1666, 1966.
  
93.      Alter, H. J. and Blumberg, B. S. Further studies on a "new" human isoprecipitin system (Australia antigen). Blood v27 p297-309, 1966.
  
94.      Melartin, L. and Blumberg, B. S. Production of antibody against "Australia Antigen" in rabbits. Nature v210 p1340-1341, 1966.
  
95.      Blumberg, B. S. and Melartin, L. Conjectures on inherited susceptibility to lepromatous leprosy. Internat. J. Leprosy v34 p60-64, 1966.
  
96.      Blumberg, B. S., Melartin, L., Guinto, R. A. and Werner, B. Family studies of a human serum isoantigen system (Australia antigen). Am. J. Human Genet. v18 p594-608, 1966.
  
97.      Blumberg, B. S. Goitre in Gandhara. Oriental Art v12 p1-5, 1966.  PDF version  
  
98.      Robinson, J. C., Levene, C., Blumberg, B. S. and Pierce, J. E. Serum alkaline phosphatase types in North American Indians and Negroes. J. Medical Genet. v4 p96-101, 1967.
  
99.      Blumberg, B. S., Melartin, L. and Martin, J. R. Genetic studies on the Naskapi and Montagnais Indians of Schefferville, P.Q., Canada. Field Research in Labrador-Ungava,  McGill Sub-Arctic Research Laboratory Annual Report, p75-78, 1965-1966.
  
100.    Blumberg, B. S., Gerstley, B. J. S., Hungerford, D. A., London, W. T. and Sutnick, A. I. A serum antigen (Australia antigen) in Down's Syndrome leukemia and hepatitis. Ann. Int. Med. v66 p924-931, 1967. PDF version
  
101.    Hirschfeld, J., Contu, L. and Blumberg, B. S. Antilipoprotein nuoro serum (C.P.) and its relation to sera C. de B. and L.L. Nature v214 p495-496, 1967.
  
102.    Hirschfeld, J. and Blumberg, B. S. Comparison of different isoprecipitin sera. Nature v213 p1247-1248, 1967.
  
103.    Blumberg, B. S., Melartin, L., Lechat, M. and Guinto, R S. Association between lepromatous leprosy and Australia antigen. Lancet v2 p173-176, 1967.
  
104.    Melartin, L., Blumberg, B. S. and Lisker, R. Albumin Mexico. A new variant of serum albumin. Nature v215 p1288-1289, 1967.
  
105.    Kaarsalo, E., Melartin, L. and Blumberg, B. S. Autosomal linkage between the albumin and Gc loci in humans. Science v158 p123-125, 1967.

106.    Levene, C., Blumberg, B. S., Vierucci, A. and Ragazzini, F. Incidence of antibodies against beta-lipoproteins (Ag system), and the factors influencing isoimmunisation in transfused patients in the U.S.A. and Italy. Lancet v2 p582-585, 1967.
  
107.    Vierucci, A., Blumberg, B. S. and Morganti, G. Study of the Ag(z) factor. Nature v216 p1231-1232, 1967.
  
108.    Sutnick, A. I., London, W. T., Gerstley, B. J. S., Cronlund, M. M. and Blumberg, B. S. Anicteric hepatitis associated with Australia antigen. Occurrence in patients with Down's syndrome. J. Am. Med. Assoc. v205 p670-674, 1968.
  
109.    Blumberg, B. S., Martin, J. R. and Melartin, L. Alloalbuminemia. Albumin Naskapi in indians of the Ungava. J. Am. Med. Assoc. v203 p180-185, 1968.
  
110.    Lechat, M. F., Bias, W. B., Blumberg, B. S., Melartin, L., Guinto, R S., Cohen, B. H., Tolentino, J. G. and Abalos, R. M. A controlled study of polymorphisms in serum globulin and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in leprosy. Internat. J. Leprosy v36 p179-191, 1968.
  
111.    Vierucci, A., Blumberg, B. S., London, W. T. and Sutnick, A. I. A new precipitating antigen-antibody system (Pennsylvania antigen) in human serum. Lancet v1 p1213-1218, 1968.
  
112.    Vierucci, A. Blumberg, B. S., Dettori, M., Borgotti, L. and Levene, C. Isoantibodies to inherited types of beta lipoproteins (Ag) and immunoglobulins (Gm & Inv). J. Pediat. v72 p776-789, 1968.
  
113.    Melartin, L., Blumberg, B. S. and Martin, J. R. Albumin polymorphism (albumin Naskapi) in Eskimos and Navajos. Nature v218 p787-789, 1968.
  
114.    Bayer, M. E., Blumberg, B. S. and Werner, B. Particles associated with Australia antigen in the sera of patients with leukemia, Down's syndrome and hepatitis. Nature v218 p1057-1059, 1968.
  
115.    Blumberg, B. S. Australia antigen, hepatitis and leukemia. Tokyo J. Medical Sciences v76 p324-332, 1968.
  
116.    Arvan, D. A., Blumberg, B. S. and Melartin, L. Transient "bisalbuminemia" induced by drugs. Clin. Chim. Acta v22 p211-218, 1968.
  
117.    Blumberg, B. S., Sutnick, A. I. and London, W. T. Hepatitis and leukemia: Their relation to Australia antigen. Bull. N.Y. Acad. Med. v44 p1566-1586, 1968.

118.    Blumberg, B. S., Sutnick, A. I. and London, W. T. Epidemiology of cancer. Common causes of uncommon diseases. Proceedings of the 5th International Congress of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine. Rome 1968 p1-5, 1968.
  
119.    Blumberg, B. S. The epidemiology of alloalbuminemia. Arch. Environmental Health v18 p1-3, 1969.
  
120.    London, W. T., Sutnick, A. I. and Blumberg, B. S. Australia antigen and acute viral hepatitis. Ann. Int. Med. v70 p55-59, 1969.
  
121.    Levene, C. and Blumberg, B. S. Additional specificities of Australia antigen and the possible identification of hepatitis carriers. Nature v221 p195-196, 1969.
  
122.    Blumberg, B. S., Sutnick, A. I. and London, W. T. Australia antigen and hepatitis. J. Am. Med. Assoc. v207 p1895-1896, 1969.
  
123.    Sutnick, A. I., London, W. T. and Blumberg, B. S. Australia antigen and the quest for a hepatitis virus. Am. J. Digestive Diseases v14 p189-194, 1969.
  
124.    Johnston, F. E., Blumberg, B. S., Agarwal, S. S., Melartin, L. and Burch, T. A. Alloalbuminemia in southwestern U.S. Indians. Polymorphism of albumin Naskapi and albumin Mexico. Human Biology v41 p263-270, 1969.
  
125.    Lau, T., Sunderman, F. W., Jr., Agarwal, S. S., Sutnick, A. I. and Blumberg, B. S. Genetic studies of albumin Gainesville, a new variant of human serum albumin. Nature v221 p66-68, 1969.
  
126.    Millman, I., Zavatone, V., Gerstley, B J. S. and Blumberg, B. S. Australia antigen detected in the nuclei of liver cells of patients with viral hepatitis by the fluorescent antibody technique. Nature v222 p181-184, 1969.
  
127.    Blumberg, B. S., Friedlaender, J. S., Woodside, A., Sutnick, A. I. and London, W. T. Hepatitis and Australia antigen: Autosomal recessive inheritance of susceptibility to infection in humans. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. v62 p1108-1115, 1969
  
128.    Blumberg, B. S., London, W. T. and Sutnick, A. I. Relation of Australia antigen to virus of hepatitis. Bull. Path. v10 p164, 1969. PDF version
 
129.    London, W. T., DiFiglia, M., Sutnick, A. I. and Blumberg, B. S. An epidemic of hepatitis in a chronic-hemodialysis unit.  Australia antigen and differences in host response. N. Eng. J. Med. v281 p571-578, 1969.
  
130.    Johnston, F. E., Blumberg, B. S., Kensinger, K. M., Jantz, R. L. and Walker, G. F. Serum protein polymorphisms among the Peruvian Cashinahua. Am. J. Hum. Genet. v21 p376-383, 1969.

131.    Gitnick, G. L., Gleich, G. J., Schoenfield, L. J., Baggenstoss, A. H.,Sutnick, A. I., Blumberg, B. S., London, W. T. and Summerskill, W. H. J. Australia antigen in chronic active liver disease with cirrhosis. Lancet v2 p285-288, 1969.
  
132.    Sutnick, A. I., London, W. T., and Blumberg, B. S. Effects of host and environment on immunoglobulins in Down's syndrome. Arch. Internal Med. v124 p722-725, 1969.
  
133.    Smith, J. B. and Blumberg, B. S. Viral hepatitis, post-necrotic cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Lancet v2 p953, 1969. PDF version

134.    Blumberg, B. S. Common viruses and their relation to cancer etiology. The Cancer Bulletin v21 p83-85, 1969.

135.    Blumberg, B. S., Sutnick, A. I. and London, W. T. Australia antigen and hepatitis virus. Medical World News v362 p9-19, 1969.
  
136.    London, W. T., Millman, I., Sutnick, A. I. and Blumberg, B. S. Australia antigen and viral hepatitis. Revue Francaise d'Etudes Cliniques et Biologiques v14 p961-963, 1969.